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“Great location, lovely accommodation.”

Review of The Sail Loft

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53 reviews
Spacious yet cosy living area
Open plan living area
Kitchen
Entrance with beach paraphernalia for your use - wetroom is through the door on the left
Bedroom 1 - First Floor
Bedroom 2
Bedroom 3 - ground floor
Bathroom
Bath with shower
Equipped with everything you need for a great holiday
Dining for 6
Ground Floor
A place for little people to sit!
Plenty of comfy seating for six
A cosy place to spend Christmas
Wetroom detail
Bedroom 2 - first floor
X marks the spot - ideally located close to the beautiful blue flag beaches
Porthmeor Beach (less than 5 minute walk from the cottage) on a sunny September morning
Our own private parking space
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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
St Ives, Cornwall, England

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“Great location, lovely accommodation.”
Reviewed 22 May 2017 for a stay in May 2017

We have been to St Ives many times and again enjoyed our stay, even if the weather was a bit changeable. The four of us enjoyed the Sail Loft which was clean and comfortable with all that you would expect. The location worked well as we had easy access to the beaches and the town. Highly recommended.

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helenwhit...
Mirfield, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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“Easter break”
Reviewed 23 April 2017 for a stay in April 2017

Lovely accommodation, everything you required was there, bottle of wine,flowers and milk were there for our arrival. Close to all the beaches and the weather was fantastic for the week as well. So glad we took someone's recommendation, we were not disappointed.

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Lesleyeng...
Lancaster, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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“Perfect getaway for a family with teenagers & a dog!”
Reviewed 8 April 2017 for a stay in April 2017

We loved the cottage from the moment we arrived. Full of character, tastefully decorated and really spacious with everything we needed, plus milk & flowers waiting for us.

The cottage is located just 2 minutes from the Island, 3 minutes from both Portmeor and Porthgwidden beaches and less than 5 minutes to the lovely shops & bakeries on Fore Street.

With a wet room by the front door to wash off the sand from a day body-boarding, a wii & board games, plus a lovely big dining table, this is by far the nicest cottage we have stayed in when holidaying in St Ives.

Thanks Greta.

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dleather8...
Swindon, United Kingdom
1 review
“Super Sail Loft”
Reviewed 26 February 2017 for a stay in February 2017

We had a wonderful week in late February, opting for a quiet time for our first holiday with a newborn child. The Sail Loft did not disappoint, ideally located, well furnished, and great communication from Greta as we booked. Would definitely stay again, and are already planning our next trip!

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andrealou...
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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“Perfect”
Reviewed 13 September 2016 for a stay in September 2016
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I visited the Sail Loft with the entire family, grand children and dogs, we all had a wonderful stay. The property itself was just perfect, tastefully decorated, a homely feel and lots of little extras, such as milk in the fridge, coffee, tea. The kitchen was very well equipped. The entire property was exceptionally clean. As for the situation of the property this was ideal, tucked out of the way but only a stones throw away from the hustle and bustle and the beaches etc. Massive bonus was Olives café which was right next door, which we all visited religiously every day. All in all we just had the best time and would definitely stay at the Sail Loft again and will be recommending it to all our friends.

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steveryan...
Watford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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“Home From Home”
Reviewed 29 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

We really enjoyed our weeks stay at the Sail Loft it is in a great central location and convenient for everything. Of all the holiday homes we've stayed in this felt spacious for the 6 of us, with a large kitchen area that was better equipped than our kitchen at home - it even had a pancake pan (which our grandchildren were delighted by)!! The decor of the house was finished to a high standard with a contemporary feel and the wet room at the front of the property was invaluable for showering off after a day on the beach! Booking the property with Greta via Tripadvisor was straight forward and we were kept well informed
The car parking space that comes with the property is a good 10 minute walk away - it's definitely a bonus in St Ives, as parking is tricky, particularly in the summer months.
We enjoyed visiting Olive's cafe upstairs - they do a great cream tea and we would recommend a visit. The only down side to living below the cafe was the sound of chairs scraping on the floor, which we only noticed when we stayed in due to bad weather. This is not something that would stop us coming back as the cafe is only open 11am - 4pm and we were generally out at this time.

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barlow777
Wirral, United Kingdom
1 review
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“Lovely stay in St Ives”
Reviewed 22 July 2016 for a stay in June 2016
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people found this review helpful

Fabulous unusual loft/cottage accommodation! Situated right in the centre of town on a small square with easy quick access along cobbled paths to the harbour, the hill and two beaches. Furnished and equipped to a high modern spec with every need catered for, lovely white bedlinen and towels and accessories. The weather wasn't good for our stay but the wet room by the front door would be a huge bonus for a family. Greta was very helpful at all times , especially when we locked ourselves out! Her team responded within 30 minutes and a spare key was brought to let us back in. Brilliant and hassle free. Overall excellent!

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Liked best: Location, high spec and cleanliness
Liked least: To be in St Ives be prepared for hills
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children People with pets
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